What is the law for 18 yr olds that are adopted and the adopted parents?

Answer In most States at the age of 18 years old the teen is no longer a minor, but an adult. Also at the age of 18 and in some States the 18 year old may try to find their biological parents.

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What age can an Adopted child move out in GA without adopted parents consent?

I don´t think so. As a convicted sex offender he will get from the court and the police obligations... which will be that he won´t be allowed to live with children in the same house. There are ot... Read More »

Is it really necessary for adopted parents to change their adopted children's last names?

When you get adopted you become one of their family and cut the ties with your former family. Most adoptive children never sees their biological parents again so having a strangers last name would ... Read More »

If you are 16 and adopted can you start looking for your birth parents without permission from your adopted parents?

If you are 16 yrs though n live in the state of WI were adopted sexually abused from the adopted father the adopted mother remarried is found to be mentally ill OCD the such with depression?

Good question. At one time the USA supported dual citizenship but not anymore. I was born in West Germany by American parents and have this designation. I would speak to the Canadian consulate and ... Read More »